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December 16, 2015

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Unattended Death Investigation

Boulder County, Colo. - LYONS

On Wednesday, December 16, 2015 2015 at approximately noon, deputies with the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office, Lyons Fire and AMR were dispatched to a business in the 400-block of Main Street in Lyons, Colorado on the report of an 68 year-old male who had collapsed and was found by his wife. Rescue personnel arrived and immediately began resuscitation efforts including CPR, which were ultimately unsuccessful. The male party was pronounced dead on scene.
Investigators from the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office and the Boulder County Coroner’s Office are investigating the death. The Coroner’s Office will make a determination as to the official cause and manner of death once they have completed their investigation, but foul play is not suspected at this time. The Boulder County Coroner’s Office will release the name of the decedent once they have confirmed that all family members have been notified of the death.
The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office case number for this incident is 15-7138.
This media release may be found on the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office web-site at:

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